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The exclusively online Post-Master’s Certificate program at the San José State University School of Information focuses on technology and emerging trends in the information profession. 16 units are needed to complete this program.
With this convenient, fully online certificate program, you can update your professional skills, explore emerging technological trends, and connect with a community of scholars, researchers, and information professionals from around the world.
The Post-Master's Certificate program features eight career pathways designed specifically for information professionals. The specialized curriculum covers the skills and knowledge required in today's diverse global information environments. As a certificate student, you may select courses in your chosen career pathway, tailoring your in-depth learning experience to your career aspirations.
Interactive online environment
Working professionals will benefit greatly from the built-in flexibility of the program as well as the collaborative learning environment.
SJSU faculty members are award-winning scholars and leaders in their professional communities. Many are former practitioners, and some are currently working in the field, bringing a practical perspective to their courses.
The Post-Master's Certificate program is designed for you, a working professional who wants to update your skills and knowledge and stay competitive in the rapidly evolving information profession.
"The course content is preparing me to move into a senior role in a public library, and it's also giving me broad skills that are transferable to academic libraries, not-for-profit work, and work in governmental organizations."Thomas Knutson
Post-Master's Certificate student
Apply To The Program
Learn more about how to apply below.
- Admission Requirements
For a full list of admission requirements and for information on applying as an international student visit the Post Master's Certificate Admission Requirements page.
- How to Apply
Please visit the Application Procedures section on the Post Master's Certificate page.
- Application Deadlines
Application deadline for students:
- Application Deadline: December 1, 2023*
- Document Deadline: December 20, 2023*
For a full list of FAQs please visit the FAQ section of the Post Master's Certificate page.
The fully online Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) prepares you for professional careers in the information profession. Graduating students rank the MLIS program's flexibility and online learning environment as its top two strengths. 43 units to complete this degree.